Nov 1, 2012 6:00am EDT
in hollywood, california. police had to be called in to clear the streets. more than 1000 people in kentucky had to leave their homes after a train derailment caused a chemical fire outside louisville. three workers were seriously burned. people living within a five-mile radius or ask you to leave their homes or stay inside. a district in missouri wants to do away with handwriting classes. they are considering dropping cursive handwriting for the curriculum they say most people either print by hand or type on a keyboard. that brings us to our water cooler question of the day -- do you think cursive is a worthwhile lesson to learn in school? ♪ ♪ >> after sitting empty for 10 months, new tenant will fill the void left by the closing of filene's based in downtown. marshalls is taking over that space. marshall's will open their early next year. sam's club is helping recharge those left in the dark by sandy. 18 sam's clubs in five states are accepting non-members affected by power outages. the locations are serving as free power recharging stations for people to recharge their laptops and cel
Nov 16, 2012 6:00am EST
have been deported. the california board decided to donate all of his birthday money to charity. and he gets to spend his day with some heroes. >> so excited he can barely eat his lunch. eating cake is what most for- year-old boy is due on their birthday. >> this fire station toure is a dream come true. colobus attention for about $400 spent very wisely. he said he just wanted money, had no plans to keep it. $393 donation of his birthday money. he wanted that to go to a nonprofit dedicated to helping burn victims. >> two years ago i was burned in a house explosion. everything at myself and my friends went through, to cnn as four years old to do that, that is huge. >> a small reward for these men, they hope there are more boys out there like this. >> a great story. let us check your morning commute. we are tracking a few problems as you head out. we have an accident. still in the clearing stages. also dealing with one and beaver dam road and one being cleared in owings mills at lakeside boulevard. watch for continued closures around madison and guilford and charles harbour towards 21st.